City News

Crafty Bonner nonprofit seeks to create art, benefit children
October 1, 2014
Roberta Hicks said it’s hard to explain, in just a few words, all that she wants her new non-profit organization to accomplish.
Bonner arts alliance planning fall festival
September 30, 2014
It doesn’t seem that long since the first-ever Bonner Springs Arts Festival in June, but the Bonner Springs Arts Alliance is already hard at work preparing another event, the Autumn Arts Fest.
Remember When for Oct. 2, 2014
September 29, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Bonner library director appointed leader of Northeast Kansas Library System
September 25, 2014
Kimberly Beets, longtime director of the Bonner Springs City Library, will be leaving the library to take on a new roll.
Bonner Springs updates massage therapy regulations, ends moratorium
September 25, 2014
The city of Bonner Springs has officially updated its ordinance of business regulations for massage therapy, lifting a moratorium on new massage therapy business establishment licenses that was imposed at the beginning of the year.
Bonner officially buys police department building
September 25, 2014
Four years after moving a portion of the police department into the former Atmos Energy building, the city has officially purchased the building for $260,000.
Bonner farm again to participate in ‘Alpaca Farm Days’
September 25, 2014
A Bonner Springs area farm will once again participate in Alpaca Farm Days, an event in which alpaca breeders from across the United States and Canada will invite the public to come to their farm or ranch.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs esthetician Marcy Masters
September 25, 2014
Marcy Masters, owner of Face It … Beautifully, is the subject of this week’s Face to Face column
The Chieftain to take on a new look
September 24, 2014
Next week, you will notice a change in the format and design of your newspaper.
Bonner homes tour aims to inspire renovators
September 24, 2014
The Crouches are ready to show off their renovated home, which is why they are taking part in this year’s Fall Home and Garden Tour, benefiting the USD 204 Education Foundation.
Bonner family, organizations thankful for local business’s support
September 23, 2014
Brian Wagner found it a little hard to take it all in Sept. 13, when an estimated 800 people came through Downtown Bonner Springs in an effort to help the Wagner family.
Remember When for Sept. 25, 2014
September 22, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
The Chieftain’s Pet of the Week: Dottie
September 19, 2014
Dottie is available for adoption at Bonner Animal Rescue.
Edwardsville website business thinks outside the WordPress box
September 19, 2014
Paul Adams is a self-proclaimed geek — even in his spare time, he is constantly reading to learn about the latest in technology.
Bonner veteran takes part in Sept. 11 Honor Flight
September 18, 2014
Patriot Day was so named in honor of those who lost their lives Sept. 11, 2001, but last week, it also served as a very special day for a true patriot from Bonner Springs.